i think i have some coturnix quail?!?

Discussion in 'Quail' started by Loretta212, Oct 2, 2011.

  1. Loretta212

    Loretta212 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    so i recently got some chickens for free and whiel i was there the guy had a box of quail he wasnt going to take with him when he moved and didnt want them. well they were only about a week old and 2 cute to pass up so i was wondering if i was to post some pics can anyone tell me what they are and maybe what sex they are i have had them for about a month now
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  2. bantamboy93

    bantamboy93 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Depending on the color of the quail and species, we could possibly sex them. Bobwhites are sexable and so are the wild colored coturnix.. others you have to vent sex them.
     
  3. bantamboy93

    bantamboy93 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    definitely post some pics [​IMG]
     
  4. Mibotsu

    Mibotsu Chillin' With My Peeps

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    excited and waiting [​IMG]
     
  5. Stellar

    Stellar The Quail Lady

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    Yes, please post photos and we can help [​IMG]
     
  6. Missi

    Missi Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Pics, pics, PICS!!! So we can Ooo & Awww [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  7. mhwc56

    mhwc56 Chillin' With My Peeps

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  8. Loretta212

    Loretta212 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    here they are! i think they may be hens?
     
  9. mhwc56

    mhwc56 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Quote:Yep 2 wild type mutation Coturnix hens...[​IMG]...nice looking birds!
     
  10. snyd08

    snyd08 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    mutation? just the normal pharoah quail.(japanese) with NO color mutation i would say...
     

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